Vuelta a España 2019: Primoz Roglic wins stage 10 time trial

Primoz Roglic took a commanding lead of the Vuelta a España with a dominant victory in stage 10’s individual time trial.

The Team Jumbo-Visma rider stopped the clock on a 36.2km course from Jurançon to Pau in 47:05, which was 25 seconds quicker than runner-up Patrick Bevin (CCC Team) and 27 seconds faster than third-placed Remi Cavagna (Deceuninck - Quick-Step).

Roglic made huge gains on his general classification rivals, beating Alejandro Valverde (Movistar Team) by 1:38, Miguel Angel Lopez (Astana Pro Team) by 2:00 and Nairo Quintana (Movistar Team) by 3:06.

It means Roglic leads overall by 1:52 from second-placed Valverde and 2:11 from third-placed Lopez. Quintana is now 3:00 back in fourth.